Equipment

Tiger Woods Calls the Advances in Equipment Technology “Freaky”

Tiger Woods discusses the advancements in equipment technology during a press conference at the Quicken Loans National. Credit: QLN
Tiger Woods discusses the advancements in equipment technology during a press conference at the Quicken Loans National. Credit: QLN

Tiger Woods spoke to the press on Wednesday at the Quicken Loans National, one of two events run by the Tiger Woods Foundation — the other being the Deutsche Bank Championship at the TPC Boston.

Some of the topics Tiger discussed, included:

  • His Health: “Getting better”
  • The Tiger Woods Foundation: “20 years goes by fast, real excited, big things “
  • The Olympics: “Wished it was stronger field, liked to have seen it set up like a WGC event”
  • His Game: “Numbers good off the tee, actually gained distance”
  • Mentoring Younger Tour Players: “Close with Jason Day”
  • The PGA Tour: “Misses it badly”
  • The Proper Term for PGA Tour Champions Tour(?): “Seniors, I mean Champions… there you go”
  • The USGA Fiasco: “Awful, no one had a clue”
  • The Advances in equipment: “Davis [Love III] was playing a persimmon [wooden] driver when I beat him in 96… it’s freaky”

The discussion he gets into about the advances in equipment is worth the 2 minute watch.

SOURCES: PGA TOUR

Like Us On Facebook

  • 300x600-Odyssey-Toe-Up.jpg
  • CG_Ownit_GMAC_300x600.jpg
  • 300x600-Truvis-RedWhite-YellowBlack.jpg

Follow, Like, Subscribe

Up Next On Tour

EVENT Hero World Challenge
DATES 12/1 - 12/4
COURSE Albany
LOCALE New Providence, Bahamas
TV TGC/NBC
PURSE $3,500,000
WIN SHARE $1,00,000
DEFENDING Bubba Watson
FEDEX PTS 0
LINKS WEBSITE
LEADERBOARD
TWITTER
#HeroWorldChallenge
INSTAGRAM
FACEBOOK